Colour revolutions is a term that is widely used by worldwide media to describe various related movements that developed in several countries. In this post we are going to see about all the revolutions which were focused for the different areas like agriculture, horticulture, aquaculture, dairy products, poultry, meat etc.
Father/Founder of colour revolutions in INDIA
|Name of colour revolutions||Dedicated for the field||Father of colour Revolutions|
|White revolution or Operation flood||Milk/Dairy products||VERGHESE KURIEN|
|Blue revolution||Fish & Aqua||DR.ARUN KRISHNAN|
|golden revolution||Fruits, Honey, Horticulture||NIRPAKH TUTEJ|
|Silver revolution||Eggs||INDIRA GANDHI|
|Black revolution||Crude Oil|
|Yellow revolution||Oil Seeds||SAM PITRODA|
|Pink revolution||Pharmaceuticals, Prawns, Onion||DURGESH PATEL|
|Brown revolution||Leather, Coco||HIRLAL CHAUDRI|
|Red revolution||Meat||VISHAL TEWARI|
|Silver fiber revolution||Cotton|
The key factor behind the Green colour Revolution is to enhance The crop yield. Food is very important for the human being to survive and To do work
Green revolution took place in India in 1960. M S Swaminathan is known as father of Green revolution in India.The main features of the Green Revolution are given below
- Introduction of the high yielding variety of seeds
- Increase use of fertilizers and pesticides to reduce the agricultural losses
- Introduction of the Agricultural Machinery Like tractor thresher and harvester
White colour Revolution or Operation Flood
White colour Revolution or Operation Flood was launched in 1970 by National Dairy development board With the vision of transforming India from the milk deficient country to the milk producing country.India surpassed USA in milk production in 1998 due to White Revolution. Verghese Kurien Is known as the father of white revolution
Blue colour revolution
The term blue colour revolution refers to the remarkable emergence of aquaculture as an important and highly productive agricultural activity. Aquaculture refers to all forms of active culturing of aquatic animals and plants, occurring in marine, brackish, or fresh waters.Blue revolution started in India in 1970 Through the fish farmers Development Agency. Dr. Hiralal Chaudhuri and Dr. Arun Krishnsnan known as Father of Blue revolution.
Golden colour revolution
Golden revolution started in the period between 1991-2003. This revolution was standard about increasing the produceof horticulture products and honey. Nirpakh Tutej is known as father of Golden revolution.
Silver colour revolution was centred around practice of raising poultry, such as chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, as a subcategory of animal husbandry, for the purpose of farming meat or eggs for food. Indira Gandhi is known as father of silver revolution.
Yellow colour Revolution
Yellow colour Revolution was launched to increase the production of Edible oil seeds. In this revolution I have implantation of hybrid mustard and sesame seeds took place which increased the production of edible oil by the significant amount It was launched in 1987. Sam Pitroda is Known as father of Yellow Revolution.
Pink revolution was launched to increase the Pharmaceutical,Onion and prawn production in India. Durgesh Patel is known as father of pink revolution.
Grey colour revolution
Green colour revolution was launched in India to increase the manufacturing of fertilizer. through this moment government establishes many fertilizing manufacturing units throughout the country.